The average home warranty costs around 50 dollars a month. Premiums will be higher for older homes where the appliances are prone to break. Premiums will be higher, too, if you choose to have it include your pool pump and irrigation system as well as the dishwasher and air conditioner. But what is the value proposition for home warranties? How much money can I save with a … [Read more...] about How Much Money Can I Save with a Home Warranty?
The American transportation system is abysmal, which is why thousands of Americans avoid public transportation during the morning commutes and nights on the town. From commuting to work, making weekly grocery store runs, or even visiting friends and family, over 76% of people say they couldn’t maintain their social lives or complete routine tasks if they didn’t own a … [Read more...] about The Complete Guide to Saving Money on Car-Related Expenses
It’s a financial safety net that catches you when you fall: the emergency fund, a savings account stocked with funds you can access at short notice. Most financial advisors recommend keeping three to six months’ worth of living expenses in this fund in case you lose your job or have to make an unexpected repair to your home. But as the second wave of the coronavirus sweeps … [Read more...] about How Big Should Your Emergency Fund Be in Times of Strife?
Moving can grate the nerves of an inexperienced homeowner unfamiliar with the seemingly never-ending relocation to-do list. For those in the process of uprooting your family and putting down new roots, you’ll need to be familiar with the costs that accompany a life-changing move, i.e., moving supplies, a deposit, and any repairs/renovations that your new pad might need. Even … [Read more...] about Relocating on a Budget? 5 Out-of-the-Box Ways to Save Money Mid-Move
2020 was a rough year for everyone around the world. We have never survived a year quite like that one before in the history of modern man and because of that we are all itching for a change. We want our normal lives back and if we can’t have those then we need something (anything) that helps us know that 2021 will be different. With so many countries and nations launching … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Save Money When Buying A New House